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Earl Lloyd, 1st black player in NBA, dies at 86

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Earl Lloyd was a player and coach, an NBA champion and later a Hall of Famer. Within the basketball world, he's something much bigger....

Bulls expect Derrick Rose back this season from knee surgery

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CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Bulls can breathe a little easier. They expect Derrick Rose to return this season from his latest knee surgery....

NBA to release 'last 2 minutes' reports on crunch-time calls
NEW YORK (AP) -- The NBA will begin revealing whether it determined referees' crunch-time calls to be right or wrong....

LeBron scores 42, Cavs beat Warriors for 18th win in last 20

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CLEVELAND (AP) -- LeBron James says he isn't about personal statements. He made one anyway Thursday night....

Pacers' George goes through 1st full practice since injury
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Paul George put himself on the clock Thursday....

LeBron not happy colleges recruiting 10-year-old son
As an Ohio teenage hoops sensation, LeBron James went through the craziness of being recruited by colleges across the country. Now, he's living it as a dad....

Derrick Rose's injury the latest blow to class of 2008

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MIAMI (AP) -- The collective reaction from the NBA to Derrick Rose's latest injury news was simple: "Not again."...